International Journal of Dental Medicine

Volume 3, Issue 5, October 2017

  • Primary Sjӧgren’s Syndrome and Oral Cavity Disorders

    Soares Sandra Clara, Chapela Sara Cendon

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 5, October 2017
    Pages: 20-26
    Received: 27 November 2017
    Accepted: 11 December 2017
    Published: 8 January 2018
    Abstract: Sjögren’s Syndrome (SS) is one of the three most common autoimmune diseases in the world, which affects the exocrine glands, specifically the salivary and lacrimal glands. Primary SS (pSS) particularly affects only the exocrine glands, while secondary SS is associated with other systemic autoimmune pathologies. SS is characterized, histopathologica... Show More